Analyst – Equity Specialist

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Third Bridge
  • 23 Apr 18 2018-04-23

Third Bridge provides private equity firms, hedge funds and strategy consultants with the information that they need to understand the value of their investment opportunities. Our vision for delivering deep insight and unbiased market intelligence has evolved into a business with a range of complementary services, seven offices across three continents and a global client base. Whether it is facilitating a private conversation with an industry veteran, moderating a dialogue between experts and investors, or extracting insights from within the supply chain of a poorly documented industry, we are on our clients' side, helping them to make informed investment decisions.

Position Overview

We are currently looking to develop our Forum team. Forum is a primary research product which presents the value-added independent insights and opinions of industry specialists in a conference call format, discussing emerging topics of interest to investors. In order for us to deliver on our aggressive growth targets, we would like to recruit an Analyst to assist our growing team in London in identifying and engaging with the most relevant industry professionals to take part in upcoming discussions.

Responsibilities

In this role your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Researching potential conference call ideas, preparing detailed market analysis and questions ahead of the event that addresses our clients core areas of interest
  • Hosting conference calls with specialists, driving the discussion, and extracting value-added insights through active debate
  • Ensuring Forum products are being marketed and sold effectively, educating and pitching upcoming conference calls to the Sales and Connections Teams
  • Working closely with industry specialists and the Connections team, providing guidance to ensure that client needs are being addressed
  • Interacting and fostering relationships with clients before and after each event to help drive continuous improvement of their experience with Forum

Skills

The successful candidate will have:

  • A real interest in financial markets, alternative investment strategies (private equity, equity L/S and credit), business analysis and the public equity investment process
  • Demonstrable experience of researching, analysing and summarising written content
  • The ability to confidently interact with C-level executives and industry experts
  • A strong entrepreneurial drive and desire to develop the Forum product in a fast-paced environment
  • A results-driven outlook, with the ability to (1) effectively manage their time while maintaining a positive and can-do attitude, and (2) think on their feet

Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree
  • The successful candidate must, by the start of the employment, have permission to work in the UK